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Re: UDDI and semantics

From: Jeff Lansing <jeff@polexis.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2003 09:13:20 -0800
Message-ID: <3FBBA4B0.1090707@polexis.com>
To: Max Voskob <max.voskob@paradise.net.nz>
Cc: www-sws-ig <public-sws-ig@w3.org>

Max,

This feels like it would be something useful, and even more so if  it 
were possible to search on the RDF statements.

Jeff

Max Voskob wrote:

>Hi all,
>
>UDDI TC is considering RDF to inlude semantic descriptions with UDDI
>entities.
>This proposal is at an early stage, but I'd like to start a wider discussion
>on this option because it intersects with the general dicsussion on use of
>semantics with WS.
>I hope this mailing list is the right place to get the bigger picture of
>what we are trying to do.
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>The idea is to include RDF statements as part of an UDDI entity so that the
>statements can be linked to some external taxonomies or ontologies (see the
>attached diagram).
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>In this case the role of UDDI does not include reasoning or parsing the
>taxonomy - it provides purely registery and discovery services.
>
>Your comments and ideas are very welcome.
>
>Regards,
>Max Voskob
>member of UDDI TC
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